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Easter Eggs Mount Airy NC

Looking for Easter Eggs in Mount Airy? We have compiled a list of businesses and services around Mount Airy that should help you with your search. We hope this page helps you find Easter Eggs in Mount Airy.

Food Lion
(336) 789-7887
1215 W. Lebonal St.
Mount Airy, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 6 AM - 11 PM

Walmart Supercenter
(336) 719-2300
2241 Rockford St
Mount Airy, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sun:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Pharmacy #
(336) 786-5166
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Food Lion
(336) 386-8040
600 E Atkins Street
Dobson, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Walmart Supercenter
(336) 526-2636
548 Cc Camp Rd.
Elkin, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sun:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Pharmacy #
(336) 526-2640
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Food Lion
(336) 526-2290
Us Hwy 67 &Amp; Hwy 13
Jonesville, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Bottom Dollar Food
(336) 789-0399
1136 W. Pine Street
Mount Airy, NC
Store Hours
7:00 AM to 10:00 PM, 7 days a week

Food Lion
(336) 368-9553
647E S. Key Street
Pilot Mountain, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Ingles Markets
(336) 526-2942
095 N. Bridge St.
Elkin, NC
Services / Departments
Bakery, Deli, Floral
Store Hours
7:00am to 11:00pm

Food Lion
(336) 526-1923
1526 North Bridge St.
Elkin, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Food Lion
(276) 728-9111
125 S. Main St.
Hillsville, VA
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Easter on the Net - Easter Eggs

Of all the symbols associated with Easter the egg, the symbol of fertility and new life, is the most identifiable. The customs and traditions of using eggs have been associated with Easter for centuries.

Originally Easter eggs were painted with bright colors to represent the sunlight of spring and were used in Easter-egg rolling contests or given as gifts. After they were colored and etched with various designs the eggs were exchanged by lovers and romantic admirers, much the same as valentines. In medieval time eggs were traditionally given at Easter to the servants. In Germany eggs were given to children along with other Easter gifts.

Different cultures have developed their own ways of decorating Easter eggs. Crimson eggs, to honor the blood of Christ, are exchanged in Greece. In parts of Germany and Austria green eggs are used on Maundy Thursday (Holy Thursday). Slavic peoples decorate their eggs in special patterns of gold and silver.

Austrian artists design patterns by fastening ferns and tiny plants around the eggs, which are then boiled. The plants are then removed revealing a striking white pattern. The Poles and Ukrainians decorate eggs with simple designs and colors. A number of eggs are made in the distinctive manner called pysanki (to design, to write).

Pysanki eggs are a masterpiece of skill and workmanship. Melted beeswax is applied to the fresh white egg. It is then dipped in successive baths of dye. After each dip wax is painted o...

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